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prepose

to place (a grammatical form) before a related grammatical form: The adverb “out” of “put the light out” is preposed in “put out the light.
Not to be confused with:
propose – to offer a matter for consideration; suggest: He proposed an item for the agenda.; to make an offer: propose marriage; proffer, tender, present

prepose

(priːˈpəʊz)
vb (tr)
(Grammar) to place before
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.prepose - place before another constituent in the sentence; "English preposes the adpositions; Japanese postposes them"
lay, place, put, set, position, pose - put into a certain place or abstract location; "Put your things here"; "Set the tray down"; "Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"; "Place emphasis on a certain point"
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[beaucoup moins que]Ce sont des mesures provisoires qui sont prises selon la situation qui prevaut dans la rue[beaucoup plus grand que], a soutenu un prepose au guichet a la rue de Tripoli, a Hussein Dey, en allusion aux marches organisees hier dans la capitale.
Tout est commis, prepose, prepare pour etre utilisable et utilise.
Additionally, in PRSp it is possible to prepose the degree adverb mas 'more' in a superlative construction (Bosque & Brucart 1991, Gutierrez-Rexach & Gonzalez-Rivera 2012, Rohena-Madrazo 2007).
Lazo identified the suspects and the areas of coverage in Umingan as Basilla Domingo, Jose Tabada, Mateo Barientos, Marcelo Vidal, Eduardo Cortez in Poblacion West; Arcenio Galelta and Amado Castillo in Nancalabasaan; Edgardo Prepose, Corzillo Siblang and Rorego Santaroza in Cuardanetaan;
Mais le prepose aux tirs au but Mubara Wakaso expediait son tir au-dessus du but.
etablit la responsabilite du commettant pour l'acte de son prepose, ce dernier etant considere le continuateur de la personne juridique du premier.
Sa candidature est maintenue puisqu'il repond aux criteres d'inclusion de l'etude, que la population etudiee est limitee et qu'au moment de l'etude, il n'est pas rare qu'un prepose soit embauche pour soutenir l'integration d'un eleve TED, tant au Quebec qu'aux Etats-Unis (voir les etudes de Giangreco).
366-68), CB discuss straightforwardly what the terms topic and comment refer to, and briefly discuss topic preposing using a single example sentence showing two ways to prepose the topic.
Mechanical Engineer: Prepose Engineering Systems Structural Engineer: Tanimura & Associates, Inc.